Eucalyptus barberi

Barber's gum


Description: This species is found native in Tasmania, near the central east coast on hills and slopes in dry sclerophyll forest. The bark is smooth and gray-white in color, it may have a fibrous bark at the base.  Flowers are white and occur in groups of 7.

Culture: Loam or sandy loam soil, pH 5.5 to 6.4, low moisture needs.

Uses: Ornamental, good for smaller gardens due to it's size.

Temperature Rating USDA Zone 8
Type Mallee 16 to 32' (5-10 m), lignotuber
Flower Color White
Growth Rate Slow to moderate
Placement Sun
Culture Low moisture
Native Tasmania
Family Myrtaceae

Key Benefits

bulletSmall mallee 16 to 32'
bulletCream/white flower color
bulletTasmania species

Problem Solving Features

bulletAttractive accent plant or tree
bulletLow moisture needs
bulletSmall species better suited smaller landscapes

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* Seed germinates best if sown on  the surface of the media.  Germination 2-3 weeks at 70-75 degrees F.  No pre-treatment needed.
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